His Will Is The Rule

Benoît xvi manteau“THE pope challenges himself that even though he may err in his private actions, as he is a man, yet as he is seated in the apostolic chair (in cathedra), and as he is the visible head of the Church, he cannot err; his will is the rule. We see what rule it is by the rule which it has given. Who can say that something is clean which produces an unclean thing, or what is straight and true produces what is crooked and erroneous? Sinful acts indicate a sinful man, and his acts have been sinful enough to speak of him (what is written about him) as “the man of sin.””

Read more and source: https://feileadhmor.wordpress.com/2014/11/01/caryl-on-papal-infallibility/